Sabbath, Day After the
SABBATH, DAY AFTER THE (Heb. māḥărat hashshabbāt). A term of disputed meaning (Lev. 23:11, 15) occurring in connection with the feast of the Passover. The Sabbath referred to is not the weekly Sabbath but the day of rest, the first day of holy convocation of the Passover, the fifteenth Abib (Nisan).